Non-Fatal Offences Against the Person Act, 1997

Amendment of Schedule to Criminal Law (Jurisdiction) Act, 1976.

26.—The Schedule to the Criminal Law (Jurisdiction) Act, 1976 , is hereby amended—

(a) by the deletion, in paragraph 5, of “False imprisonment.”, and

(b) by the substitution for paragraph 7 of the following:

“7. Any offence under the following provisions of the Non-Fatal Offences against the Person Act, 1997

(a) section 4 (causing serious harm);

(b) section 15 (false imprisonment).”.